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The UK's renewable energy targets are for generation and consumption; it does not have any renewable energy capacity targets.
The contribution of biomass co-firing to renewable generation/consumption targets is measured by summing the number of renewables obligation certificates (ROCs) issued (by Ofgem) to generators for co-firing, and converting to a generation equivalent (using the number of ROCs per MWh).
Biomass co-firing capacity is not included in the UK's total for renewable energy capacity, since it is not dedicated renewable capacity. However, it is estimated by dividing the annual generation from co-firing by the number of hours in the year (8,760).